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For Max Payne, the tragedies that took his loved ones years ago are wounds that refuse to heal. No longer a cop, close to washed up and addicted to pain killers, Max takes a job in São Paulo, Brazil, protecting the family of wealthy real estate mogul Rodrigo Branco, in an effort to finally escape his troubled past. But as events spiral out of his control, Max Payne finds himself alone on the streets of an unfamiliar city, desperately searching for the truth and fighting for a way out.
Featuring cutting edge shooting mechanics for precision gunplay, advanced new Bullet Time® and Shootdodge™ effects, full integration of Natural Motion’s Euphoria Character Behavior system for lifelike movement and a dark and twisted story, Max Payne 3 is a seamless, highly detailed, cinematic experience from Rockstar Games.
Max Payne 3 GPU Performance Comparison Graph

Max Payne 3 GPU Analysis
Comparing Max Payne 3 PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Max Payne 3 is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 9 or OpenGL 4.1.

Max Payne 3 makes use of DX11.00 so a GPU with that capability could benefit from enhanced visuals.

To get the best visual graphical experience on Max Payne 3, aim to have a GPU that has at least 2.048 GB GPU RAM.

Medium level graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Max Payne 3

We are advised that 10 year old graphics cards should be able to run Max Payne 3 , but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.

Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the Max Payne 3 graphics card requirements chart below.